Head of Woman
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
1st century B.C.E., probably
Late Republican Roman Period
4 1/8 × 2 13/16 × 2 1/2 in. (10.4 × 7.1 × 6.4 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of the Long Island Historical Society
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Roman. Head of Woman, 1st century B.C.E., probably. Clay, 4 1/8 × 2 13/16 × 2 1/2 in. (10.4 × 7.1 × 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Long Island Historical Society, 28.766. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.28.766_view01.jpg)
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Terracotta head of a woman terminating at base of neck. Hair indicated by incised lines and held in place by plain fillet. Large, staring eyes, conventionalized features. Fairly good work.
Condition: Intact. Surface worn.
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